One recent success for Distribution Franchisee model in the country was first debt funding to Essel DF project at Nagpur. SBI Caps was involved in Debt Syndication partner role. Rahul Bagdia from pManifold Team recently spoke to Mr. Sudarshan Mohotta, VP Project Advisory & Structured Finance Division, SBI Capital Markets. Mr. Mohotta and his team were instrumental in closing this deal. He has around 17 years of experience in project & corporate finance and banking including financing of infrastructure projects. At SBI Caps, he has been actively involved in structuring and evaluating infrastructure projects and arranging funds with focus on power, port and road sector.
This interview focuses upon 'What will bring confidence amongst investors to invest in Power Distribution Franchisee models?' The below shared are the author's personal views and not to be associated with any of his company's and other associations.